Waco Information

Waco Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Waco, TX

General Waco Information

State: Texas

County: McLennan County

Close cities: Bellmead, TX, China Spring, TX, Lorena, TX, Woodway, TX, Hallsburg, TX, Beverly Hills, TX, Elm Mott, TX, Golinda, TX, Robinson, TX, Hewitt, TX, Lacy-Lakeview, TX

Waco Population (census data)
Total 122,222 (+6.4% since 2000)
Male 58,351 (47.7%)
Female 63,871 (52.3%)

Population Density: 1,452 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.5 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 84.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,769

Zip Codes: 76715, 76797, 76714, 76703, 76710, 76704, 76798, 76705, 76702, 76711, 76799, 76708, 76716, 76701, 76706, 76707, 76712, and 76795.

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Waco Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (51.1%)
  • Hispanic (23.6%)
  • Black (22.6%)
  • Other race (12.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (9.2%)
  • English (6.4%)
  • Irish (6.0%)
  • United States (5.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.9%)
  • French (1.5%)
Foriegn Born: 9,571 people (7.8%)
  • Latin America (88.5%)
  • Asia (11.5%)

Local Waco Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Texas Rangers, Houston Astros
NFL Football: Dallas Cowboys, Houston Texans
NBA Basketball: Dallas Mavericks
NHL Hockey: Dallas Stars
NCAA Sports: University of Texas, Baylor University

Waco School Information

High Schools
Connally High School (900 N Lacy Drive, Waco, TX, 76705 - Connally ISD District)
La Vega High School (555 N Loop 340, Waco, TX, 76705 - La Vega ISD District)
La Vega Junior High School George (4401 Orchard Lane, Waco, TX, 76705 - La Vega ISD District)
Midway High School (8200 Mars Drive, Waco, TX, 76712 - Midway ISD District)
Stars High School (3320 W Waco Drive, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
University High School (2600 Bagby, Waco, TX, 76711 - Waco ISD District)
Waco High School (2020 N 42nd Street, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
Middle Schools
Brazos Middle School (2415 Cumberland Drive, Waco, TX, 76707 - Waco ISD District)
Cesar Chavez Middle School (700 South 15th Street, Waco, TX, 76706 - Waco ISD District)
G L Wiley Middle (1030 Live Oak Street, Waco, TX, 76704 - Waco ISD District)
Lake Air Middle (4601 Cobbs Drive, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
Tennyson Middle (6100 Tennyson Drive, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
University Middle (1820 Irving Lee Street, Waco, TX, 76711 - Waco ISD District)
Elementary Schools
Bell's Hill Elementary (2125 Cleveland Avenue, Waco, TX, 76706 - Waco ISD District)
Bosqueville Elementary (7636 Rock Creek Road, Waco, TX, 76708 - Bosqueville ISD District)
Brook Avenue Elementary School (720 Brook Avenue, Waco, TX, 76708 - Waco ISD District)
Cedar Ridge Elementary (2115 Meridian Avenue, Waco, TX, 76708 - Waco ISD District)
Connally Elementary School (300 Cadet Way, Waco, TX, 76705 - Connally ISD District)
Crestview Elementary (1120 N New Road, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
Dean-Highland Elementary (1800 N 33rd Street, Waco, TX, 76707 - Waco ISD District)
Doris Miller Elementary (2401 J J Flewellen Road, Waco, TX, 76704 - Waco ISD District)
Gholson Elementary (137 Hamilton Drive, Waco, TX, 76705 - Gholson ISD District)
Hallsburg Elementary (2313 Hallsburg Road, Waco, TX, 76705 - Hallsburg ISD District)
Junior High Hines Elementary (301 Garrison, Waco, TX, 76704 - Waco ISD District)
Kendrick Elementary (1801 Kendrick Lane, Waco, TX, 76711 - Waco ISD District)
La Vega Elementary School (3100 Wheeler Street, Waco, TX, 76705 - La Vega ISD District)
Meadowbrook Elementary (4315 Beverly Drive, Waco, TX, 76711 - Waco ISD District)
Mountainview Elementary (5901 Bishop Street, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
North Waco Elementary (2015 Alexander, Waco, TX, 76708 - Waco ISD District)
Parkdale Elementary (6400 Edmond, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
Provident Heights Elementary (2415 Bosque Boulevard, Waco, TX, 76707 - Waco ISD District)
South Bosque Elementary (#1 Wickson Road, Waco, TX, 76712 - Midway ISD District)
South Waco Elementary (2104 Gurley Lane, Waco, TX, 76706 - Waco ISD District)
Speegleville Elementary (101 Maywood, Waco, TX, 76712 - Midway ISD District)
Sul Ross Elementary (901 South 7th Street, Waco, TX, 76706 - Waco ISD District)
Viking Hills Elementary (7200 Viking Drive, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
West Avenue Elementary (501 Franklin, Waco, TX, 76703 - Waco ISD District)
Woodway Elementary (325 Estates Drive, Waco, TX, 76712 - Midway ISD District)
Other/Private Schools
A J Moore Academy (501 Franklin, Waco, TX, 76702 - Waco Isd District)
A.J. Moore Academy AOF (500 North University Parks Drive, Waco, TX, 76702 - Waco Independent School District District)
A.J. Moore Academy AOIT (500 North University Parks Drive, Waco, TX, 76702 - Waco Independent School District District)
Alta Vista Montessori Magnet (3637 Alta Vista Drive, Waco, TX, 76706 - Waco ISD District)
Alternative Education School (2601 Franklin Avenue, Waco, TX, 76703 - China Spring ISD District)
Audre And Bernard Rapoport Academy (2000 J J Flewellen, Waco, TX, 76704 - Audre And Bernard Rapoport Academy District)
Axtell/Be Daep (2601 Franklin, Waco, TX, 76710 - Bruceville-eddy Isd District)
Axtell/Bruceville-Eddy Learning Center (2601 Franklin, Waco, TX, 76701 - Crawford Isd District)
Bill Logue Juvenile Justice Center (2601 Gholson Road, Waco, TX, 76704 - La Vega ISD District)
Bosqueville School Secondary (7636 Rock Creek Road, Waco, TX, 76708 - Bosqueville ISD District)
Carver Academy (1601 J J Flewellen Road, Waco, TX, 76704 - Waco ISD District)
Challenge Academy (3805 South 3rd Street, Waco, TX, 76706 - Connally ISD District)
Challenge Academy (1200 Clifton Road, Waco, TX, 76704 - Axtell ISD District)
Challenge Academy (3805 South 3rd Streeet, Waco, TX, 76706 - La Vega ISD District)
Challenge Academy (1200 Clifton Road, Waco, TX, 76704 - Waco ISD District)
Challenge Academy (1200 Clifton Street, Waco, TX, 76704 - McGregor ISD District)
Challenge Academy (3805 South 3rd Street, Waco, TX, 76706 - Midway ISD District)
Connally Intermediate Center (100 Bb Brown Drive, Waco, TX, 76705 - Connally ISD District)
Hillcrest Professional Devel (4225 Pine Avenue, Waco, TX, 76710 - Waco ISD District)
Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (501 Franklin, Waco, TX, 76703 - Waco ISD District)
La Vega Intermediate School H P Miles (508 E Loop 340, Waco, TX, 76705 - La Vega ISD District)
La Vega Primary Center (900 Ashleman, Waco, TX, 76705 - La Vega ISD District)
Lake Waco Montessori Magnet (3005 Edna, Waco, TX, 76708 - Waco ISD District)
Lakeview Academy (301 N Lakeview, Waco, TX, 76705 - Connally ISD District)
Lorena - Rbec (2601 Franklin, Waco, TX, 76703 - Lorena ISD District)
Methodist Children's Home (1111 Herring Avenue, Waco, TX, 78713 - University Of Texas University Charter District)
Methodist Home Boys Ranch (1111 Herring Avenue, Waco, TX, 76708 - Axtell ISD District)
Midway Intermediate (9400 Chapel Road, Waco, TX, 76712 - Midway ISD District)
Opportunity Learning Center (3801 Campus Drive, Waco, TX, 76655 - Lorena ISD District)
Opportunity Learning Center (2601 Franklin, Waco, TX, 76703 - Robinson ISD District)
Opportunity Learning Center (2601 Franklin Avenue, Waco, TX, 76703 - China Spring ISD District)
Rapoport Academy Preparatory School (2000 J J Flewellen, Waco, TX, 78704 - Rapoport Academy Prep Sch District)
Rapoport Academy-Quinn Campus (1020 Elm Street Building 100, Waco, TX, 76704 - Audre And Bernard Rapoport Academy District)
Rbec Opportunity Learning Center (2400 Franklin Avenue, Waco, TX, 76703 - West ISD District)
Success Program (901 Maxfield, Waco, TX, 76705 - La Vega ISD District)
Waco Center For Youth (3501 N 19th Street, Waco, TX, 76624 - Axtell ISD District)
Waco Charter School (615 N 25th Street, Waco, TX, 76707 - Waco Charter School District)
Waco Independent School District Alternative School) (805 South 8th Street, Waco, TX, 76706 - Waco ISD District)
West D Alternative Education Program (2400 Franklin Avenue, Waco, TX, 76703 - West ISD District)

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